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Intel announces $7bn investment in Arizona factory in support of Trump’s policies

By : CIOL Writers

Intel will be investing $7 billion to finish a factory in Arizona, adding 3,000 jobs in support of government’s new tax and regulatory policies, said CEO Brian Krzanich after a meeting with President Donald Trump in the White House. Intel’s

Apple, Facebook and 95 other companies file opposition to Trump’s immigration ban

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Some of the top tech companies including names like Apple, Facebook, Twitter, MicrosoftMicrosoft and others have filed an amicus brief with the federal appeals court against the President Trump’s executive order banning immigrants from seven countries, as first reported by

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick leaves Trump’s business advisory council

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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has quit Donald Trump’s economic advisory group, as first reported by Recode. Amidst raging criticism from employees and Uber customers for his decision to work directly with Trump, Kalanick sent a memo to his employees informing

Facebook changes feed to push real news over fake and sensational

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Looks like Facebook is finally making some concerted efforts at fighting fake and sensational news. The social network has introduced a ranking algorithm change that detects and promotes content “that people consider genuine, and not misleading, sensational, or spammy.” As

Tech industry is jointly rallying against Trump’s immigration ban

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The protestors rallying against US President Donald Trump’s Immigration ban outside the airport, roads and borders, holding banners that say, ‘America is made of immigrants’, is getting a strong backing from tech industry. As per a 2011 report from the

Now Facebook posts decide your entrance to the US

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What will be your reaction if you are detained at an airport or borders and not allowed to come back to your own place/country, where you have been residing for years, just because of one political opinion that you expressed

Narendra Modi becomes the most followed world leader on social media

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When the United States 44th President Barack Obama ceded the presidency role to new President-elect Donald Trump, some rank-reversal took place on the Twitter platform too. With approximately 81 million followers on Twitter, Barack Obama was the most followed world

Top 10 social media highs of 2016

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From Pokemon Go to Reliance Jio to Demonetization, social media had a lot to discuss, debate and gush over in 2016. If politically, the biggest news of 2016 was Brexit and US Presidential election, economically, demonetization detonated like a bomb

Facebook wants you to endorse Clinton or Trump officially on its page

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Across the globe, publicly endorsing your opinion on social media has always had its share of both appreciation and criticism. However, if you are brave enough to voice out your opinion, then Facebook’s new feature will be of some use

Race a bigger issue for black people on social media than whites

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With a long narrative history that goes back to 19th and 20th century, the racial war in the United States has become more virtual in the 21st century, thanks to the social media. Not just this, there is apparently a

Hillary 2016 app turns campaigning into a virtual game

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Turns out, Hilary Clinton doesn’t want any bit of social media leverage to miss her campaign. So after, blazing networking platforms like Twitter and Facebook hot with campaign trails, Hillary Clinton’s campaign is launching an app designed to turn an

Donald Trump, drink the tea

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Donald Trump’s personality is flummoxing which is causing him only problems, if not solutions. David Cameron, the British Prime Minister, also signified Donald Trump as “divisive-stupid-wrong”. On the other hand, all the tech leaders submitted an open letter against Donald

Tech industry: Donald Trump, ‘a disaster for innovation’

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Tech titans had maintained a conspicuous silence during the primary season on the subject of the presidential race and its controversial Republican nominee, Donald Trump. Barring a few jibes, not much was expressed in terms of opinion for him. But

3 pillars of Clinton’s tech platform: Connectivity, education & entrepreneurship

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Democratic nominee for the POTUS elections, Hillary Clinton has announced Connectivity, education, and entrepreneurship as the three principles of her technology platform unveiled yesterday at a Denver startup incubator. Though many questioned her decision to announce her technology imperatives outside

The start-up connection of POTUS elections

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Besides Social media, there is one more thing that will go down in the history as the defining feature of our times. Start-ups. Corporates were the talk of the town in the last millennium but now is the time for

UK’s Internet industry names Apple a hero, Trump villain

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The 2016 UK Internet Industry Awards has nominated for the internet hero of the year, which has also nominated Donald Trump as the villain of the year. The nominations are based on crowd sourced suggestions from the public with a

Facebook confirms support to Donald Trump

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Yes, you read it right!! In spite of receiving immense pressure from the activists groups, Facebook has confirmed its support to sponsor the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, where Trump is expected to emerge as the party’s presidential nominee. According